Winners revealed for 2011 Practical Pre-school Awards

The winning entries were announced for the Practical Pre-school and 5-7 Awards at a ceremony in London.
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This year, the awards attracted entries from over 100 different companies, which were then tested by childcare professionals.

The results relating to the toy industry are as follows:

Toys and Games - birth to three years

Overall winner

• Mookie Toys – Scuttlebug

Gold Award winners

• Play to Z – Stacking Hoops
• Artsana UK (Chicco Brand) – Penguin Activity Walker
• Learning Resources – Snap-‘n’-Learn Counting Elephants
• Haba – Little Miss Fidget
• B Kids – Play With Me Pals
• Leapfrog – My Pal Scout
• Hippychick – Wheelybug
• Wesco – Earl Fruit and Vegetable Kit
• Halilit – Taf Toys Stacker Truck
• Leapfrog – Count and Scan Shopper
• Hippychick – Moover Baby Truck

Toys and Games - three to five years

Overall Winner

• Jumbo Games – Smart Games Camelot Jr

Gold Award winners
• Ravensburger – Discover and Develop Flashcard Games
• Character Options – Bob the Builder Role Play
• Data Harvest – Kid K’Nex Classroom Collection
• Gander – P’Kolino Multi Solution Shape Puzzles
• Commotion Group – Talking Tubes Telephone Exchange
• Flair – Cicciobello Crawl and Walk
• Playforce – Poddely
• Pretend to Be – Animals Cape Set
• TotSeat – Oobicoo
• Step by Step – Alphabet and Numbers Parachute
• Milly and Miles Learning – Let’s Have Fun… Ball Activity Pack

Classic Toys and Games

Overall Winner
• Learning Resources – Green Toys Tea Set

Electronic Toys

Overall Winner
• Vtech – MobiGo Touch Learning System

Gold Award Winners
• Leapfrog - Tag

Five to Seven Toys and Games

Overall Winner
• Schleich UK - Historical Heroes

Gold Award winners
• H Grossman – Raskullz Cycle Helmet
• Bananagrams – Fruitominoes
• Learning Resources – Money Bags – Coin Value Game
• Gibsons – My Lotto
• TTS Group – Zachary Zoo
• Bananagrams – Pairsinpears
• Haba – Ice Cream Shop Venezia
• Lego Education Europe – Community Minifigure Set
• Lego Education Europe – Fairytale and Historic Minifigure Set
• Gibsons – Original Party Games
• Lego Duplo – Play with Numbers


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